Tammy Grimes

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Tammy Grimes in 1966

Tammy Lee Grimes (30 January 1934 – 30 October 2016) was an American actress.[1] She starred in and won a Tony Award for a 1960 play called The Unsinkable Molly Brown.[2] She also starred in her own television show The Tammy Grimes Show in 1966.[3]

Grimes was born in Lynn, Massachusetts.[1] She studied at Stephens College. Grimes was briefly married to actor Christopher Plummer from 1956 until they divorced in 1960.

Grimes died on October 30, 2016 at a hospital in Englewood, New Jersey, aged 82.[4]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Tammy Grimes Biography (1934-)". Film Reference. http://www.filmreference.com/film/57/Tammy-Grimes.html. Retrieved 21 February 2016.
  2. William Ruhlmann. "Tammy Grimes". AllMusic. http://www.allmusic.com/artist/tammy-grimes-mn0000136982. Retrieved 21 February 2016.
  3. "Tammy Grimes". NNDB. http://www.nndb.com/people/573/000107252/. Retrieved 21 February 2016.
  4. Gates, Anita. "Tammy Grimes, the Original ‘Unsinkable Molly Brown,’ Dies at 82", The New York Times, October 31, 2016